President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan held a meeting evaluating 2019 in Beştepe Millet Congress and Culture Center. Turkey's first domestic and national automobile prototype of the nation's discretion he noted that President Erdogan offered, "This process closely to maintain and support to follow Turkey's Automobile of the nation's service will offer strong." said.
CABIN MEMBERS ON STAGE
During the speech of President Erdoğan, Vice President Fuat Oktay and members of the Presidential Cabinet were on the stage. AK Party Deputy Chairman Numan Kurtümüş, AK Party Deputy Chairman, Presidential High Advisory Board members also attended the program.
ASSESSED 16 TITLES
President Erdoğan, in his speech at the "Evaluation Meeting of 2019"; Education, Health, Justice, Security, Transport, Environment and Urbanism, Energy, Agriculture and Forestry, Family, Labor and Social Policies, Youth and Sports, Culture and Tourism, Economy, Trade, Industry, Defense Industry and Foreign Policy. She found.
He said the following on the issues within the competence and responsibility of the Ministry of Industry and Technology:
In September of last year, by sharing our 2023 Industry and Technology Strategy with the public, we accelerated our 'National Technology Movement'. which will be Turkey's first mass production in 2022. We offer local and national car prototype at the discretion of our nation in the last days of 2019.
Turkey, we are one step closer to becoming a real 60-year dream. The prototypes presented were appreciated by our nation and sector in terms of both design and technical features. I hope this process will continue to closely follow and support to Turkey's automobile to the service we offer our nation strong.
WE ARE EXPLAINING IN APRIL
We have launched the Technology-Oriented Industry Action Program for the localization of high value-added products. In April, we announce those who deserve support in the machinery sector. Last year, we organized 135,9 thousand 5 incentive certificates for 691 billion TL fixed investment. Thanks to the investment incentives, we will create more than 212 thousand additional employment.
In 2019, we provided 2,3 billion TL support to our SMEs, which constitute the backbone of our economy, through KOSGEB. Through development agencies and development administrations, we transferred 2 billion 87 million pounds to 1 thousand 49 projects only last year. 36,5 projects, which we have covered under Project Based Support and whose investment amount is 7 billion pounds, will provide more than 7 thousand additional employment to be provided and significant contributions in reducing the current deficit.
TARGET 62 THOUSAND ADDITIONAL EMPLOYMENT
In the last 17 years, we have increased the number of organized industrial zones to 122 with 315 additions, 42 thousand with 53 thousand additions and 1,5 million with additions of 1,9 million. This year, we will open 7 new organized industrial zones and 5 more industrial sites and create employment opportunities for 25 thousand people. In 2019, we completed the infrastructure of 7 different organized industrial zones in various regions of our country. We target 12 thousand additional jobs with a new investment of approximately 45 billion TL in 62 industrial zones that we have announced in İstanbul, Balıkesir, İzmir, Bursa, Mardin, Çanakkale, Trabzon, Adana and Ankara.
NATIONAL SPACE PROGRAM WILL BE ANNOUNCED
We are starting the first private sector investments in Adana-Ceyhan Energy Specialized Industrial Zone in the first half of 2020. With the International Leading Researchers Program, we brought 98 senior researchers, 29 of whom are Turkish and 127 foreign, to our country in the first place. Twenty-year dream that we have established the Turkey Space Agency in December 2018. The National Space Program is announced in the first half of this year.
TEKNOFEST AT GAZIANTEP
In the past 17 years, we have implemented 229 361 R & D centers and 5 design centers. We increased the number of our technoparks from 85 to 3. Mugla Teknokent and Health Sciences Teknokent is operational in the first half of this year. Last year, through TUBITAK, 427 thousand 700 R & D projects of the private sector, we have provided grants to 1 million pounds. TEKNOFEST, the second of which was organized, became the world's largest aviation, space and technology festival in 720 with 2019 million XNUMX thousand visitors. TEKNOFEST, the enthusiasm of technology and innovation that surrounds our entire nation, is being held in Gaziantep this year.
TWO NEW INSTITUTES FOR TUBITAK
We established Artificial Intelligence Institute within TÜBİTAK in order to process our big data and convert it into information and economic value. This year we are launching system acceptance test of Turkey's first artificial intelligence-based signal intelligence platform. In 2019, we realized our third science expedition and established our temporary science base in Antarctica and launched the Polar Research Institute. The fourth National Antarctic Science Campaign will be held in the first half of this year.